Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Ippolito of Depew celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner gathering for family and friends at Russell’s Steaks, Chops and More in Williamsville. Mr. Ippolito and Judy Fritzinger were married Nov. 28, 1963 on Thanksgiving Day at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Buffalo. He is owner and operator for Joe’s Barber Shop in Buffalo, a Korean War Army veteran and retired from American Optical. She is a retired teacher aide for Cheektowaga Central School District. They have a daughter and two grandchildren.